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CellPlan expansion into Spain and e-commerce platform launched in UK

CellPlan expansion into Spain and e-commerce platform launched in UK

WideCells Group PLC, the healthcare services company focused on providing stem cell services and ground-breaking insurance for stem cell treatment, is pleased to announce that its 100% owned subsidiary CellPlan Limited (‘CellPlan’) is set to launch its first-of-its-kind stem cell healthcare insurance plan and medical...
Surely participating in Startupbootcamp’s InsurTech Lounge for the second year running

Surely participating in Startupbootcamp’s InsurTech Lounge for the second year running

Surely has been invited to present at Startupbootcamp InsurTech’s Lounge event at ITC 2017 in October this year, following our participation in the London-based event last March. This is a “private lounge” event for insurers, to introduce them to a select group of insurance startups. This year the...
CellPlan launches E-Commerce Platform in the UK

CellPlan launches E-Commerce Platform in the UK

WideCells Group PLC, the healthcare services company focused on providing stem cell services and ground-breaking insurance for stem cell treatment, is delighted to announce that the e-commerce platform of the Group’s 100% owned subsidiary, CellPlan Limited, will be made live today. The platform facilitates the...
CellPlan selects Surely to power its Quote & Buy platform

CellPlan selects Surely to power its Quote & Buy platform

CellPlan has selected Surely’s Quote and Buy platform to underpin its international rollout. CellPlan is part of the WideCells Group, the Worldwide Provider of Stem Cell Services that listed on the LSE last year (EPIC:WDC). The group is leading a transformation in cord blood banking and stem cell treatment, making...
Surely presents at the Protect Association Meeting

Surely presents at the Protect Association Meeting

Surely presented on 3rd of March to the Protect Association, at a meeting held at the Hilton Euston Hotel in London. The meeting was well attended and covered a broad range of topics, from Add On products to innovation and insights into the evolving regulatory landscape. Larry Shapiro,...
Surely presents at Fintech Connect Live

Surely presents at Fintech Connect Live

FinTech Connect Live, Europe’s most exciting, full eco-system fintech event, was back again this year on December 6-7th 2016 at London Excel – bigger, better and busier than before! Two new conferences, InsurTech Live and PayTech Live, were also introduced this year. Our CEO, Larry...
Surely presents at SpeedTech event on Robotics

Surely presents at SpeedTech event on Robotics

InsTech London held their latest event on 24th October at The Steelyard near Cannon Street, with over 300 InsTech’ers packing the venue to hear 7 companies speak at the “SpeedTech 2: Robotics” event. Hosted by the London Market Innovation Exchange, the evening’s purpose was to...
Surely features in QBE’s Disruption Marketplace

Surely features in QBE’s Disruption Marketplace

We were delighted to be selected to participate in QBE’s Disruption Marketplace event, as part of their international Leadership Forum. Held at the Tate Modern on 20th October 2016, the event featured a number of leading InsureTech companies and international consultancies, all showcasing their innovation in the...
Surely is “one to watch” on the InsurTech landscape

Surely is “one to watch” on the InsurTech landscape

We were delighted to be recognised as “one to watch” in the InsurTech landscape, in a recent article by Forrest Brown. They charted the tech landscape of the UK, celebrating the disruptive tech sectors in the UK and highlighting some of the “key movers and shakers”. Their...
ACORD Innovation Forum in London

ACORD Innovation Forum in London

There was excellent attendance at the ACORD Innovation Forum in London on the 5th of May, where Larry joined Puneet Bharal from ACORD in presenting on “Artificial Intelligence in Insurance”. Larry and Puneet have recently co-authored a discussion paper on this subject (AI: Automated Advisory...
Surely to talk at NewFinance FinTech Open Mic Night in March

Surely to talk at NewFinance FinTech Open Mic Night in March

Our CEO, Larry Shapiro, will be speaking at the monthly NewFinance FinTech Open Mic Night series in London, on 23rd March. These sessions provide an opportunity for participants to hear about what’s going on in the London and international FinTech scenes. Larry will be talking...
Eagerly-anticipated FAMR review published

Eagerly-anticipated FAMR review published

The final report from the Financial Advice Market Review (FAMR) was published by the FCA and HM Treasury on 14 March 2016. The aim of the review was to explore how the market could better deliver affordable and accessible financial advice and guidance to everyone. One key area covered was the...
Surely selected to take part in Startupbootcamp’s InsurTech Lounge

Surely selected to take part in Startupbootcamp’s InsurTech Lounge

Surely is delighted to have been selected to participate in Startupbootcamp’s InsurTech Lounge on 18th March in London, as one of the eight startups chosen. Hosted by ACORD, this day event provides an opportunity for Surely to have one-to-one’s with 14 major global brands, who collectively provide access...
AI: Automated Advisory in the Insurance Industry

AI: Automated Advisory in the Insurance Industry

Insurance is an industry that relies on trust, but insurance is often a grudge purchase. Consumer distrust, allied with outdated and frustrating sales and servicing journeys, have led to the rise of price comparison websites, which further exacerbate the focus on premium rather than service...
Surely to exhibit at InsTech “Show and Tell” event

Surely to exhibit at InsTech “Show and Tell” event

While 2015 was the year of 5 minute stand-up pitches, InsTech London have planned something new for their next meetup in 2016. Thus on 24 Feb InsTech London will host a ‘show and tell’ event at the WeWorks space in Moorgate. Much like Freshers’ Fair...